Planning your visit to Gore Place: Currently, the mansion is shown by guided tour only, Monday through Friday at 1pm and Saturdays at 12, 1, 2 & 3pm. For special arrangements and group tours, please call:
(781) 894-2798.

Special Tours including Evening Tours and Full Moon Tours are listed on the Tours and Exhibits page .

Tours are not available during special events* and some holidays including: Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4th observed holiday), Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or the day following.

*Special Events include:
Special Tours
Holiday Teas
Sheepshearing Day

$12 adults
$6 for children 5-12
Gore Place members free.

Discounts: AAA, WGBH, AARP and and MAss Teachers Association (MTA) members and Watch City Card Holders $1 off full admission price. One discount per customer. Discount is for card-holder only. These discounts are good for the regularly scheduled, daytime mansion tours only. Discounts are not good for special events, programs or the evening or special daytime tours.

* Group rates available. For group arrangements, please call: (781) 894-2798. Special tours such as the Jane Austen Tour have different admission prices.

“My Farm at Waltham”
a new web mobile app Tour
Free download from iTunes.
Enjoy a free mobile app tour designed for your smartphone. Available now from Toursphere . You can use your own smartphone or rent an iPod from us for just $5. For the month of July and August, iPods are free to Waltham residents and to anyone taking the mansion tour.

Grounds tour map: A map of the grounds is available from the mansion during regular operating hours. The grounds are open to the public free of charge dawn to dusk except during special events. Parking is free.

The Museum Shop is open during regular office hours Monday through Friday 9am-4pm.

Directions: Gore Place is located at 52 Gore Street in Waltham, Massachusetts just off Route 20. From I-90 (Mass Pike) take exit 17 to Watertown Square. Turn left onto Route 20 (Main Street). Travel 1~1/4 miles to Gore Street. From Route 128/I-95 exit 26 to Route 20 east (Main Street) 3~1/2 miles to Gore Street.

By Public Transportation: Gore Place is accessible by public transportation via the MBTA 70 and 70A bus Warren Street Stop.

(See map).

Places to stay: Waltham, Massachusetts offers a number of high quality hotels and accomodations, including:

The Park Lodge Hotel Group:

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52 Gore Street
Waltham Massachusetts 02453-6866
voice: (781) 894-2798 • fax: (781) 894-5745 • E-mail:
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Gore Place is an historic house of the Federal period.